#UK: The Kuwaiti Embassy in London on Saturday confirmed that all Kuwaiti Citizens are safe after a car allegedly ploughed into pedestrians outside the Natural History Museum.
The embassy in a statement urged the Citizens including the students to be cautious and vigilant following the incident.
It asked them, in emergency cases, to call it on the phone number (02075903400), noting that the consulate staff work round the clock, and are ready to offer any help for the Kuwaitis.
Meanwhile, the British police announced today that it detained a man after his car ploughed into some pedestrians in front of the museum. It said in a statement that the incident wounded some people, adding it was not being treated as a terrorist-related incident.
#UK: The State of Kuwait Embassy in Britain affirmed on Friday that all Citizens present in the British capital were safe. The embassy assurance came in aftermath of a bomb blast aboard a London tube train that left at least 22 people wounded. The Kuwaiti embassy urged the Kuwaiti nationals, including the students to be cautious following the terrorist incident. It called on them, in emergency cases, to call it on the phone number (02075903400), noting that the consulate staff work round the clock and are ready to offer any required help for the Kuwaitis.
#UK: At least 22 people were wounded in a blast aboard a train at Parson Green tube station on Friday, the London Ambulance Service said.
There are children among the wounded, but no serious cases. London Mayor Sadiq Khan called on Londoners to remain calm and help the security personnel in the aftermath of the blast, affirming that the British people would not be subjugated by terrorism.
London: Officials investigating “incident” on District Line underground train at Parsons Green, south west London
#UK Firefighters were today battling a huge blaze after an apparent explosion near London Southend Airport.
Tori Bowie claimed the 100-metre world title for the US as Jamaican Olympic champion Elaine Thompson failed to medal – the day after Justin Gatlin had also won the men’s race for the Americans. Bowie got her first major title in 10.86 seconds, dipping across the line one- hundredth of a second ahead of Ivory Coast’s Marie-Josee Ta Lou at the world championships in London.
Rose Chelimo, a Bahraini who switched allegiance from her Kenyan homeland sprinted away from her former compatriot Edna Kiplagat to win the women’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships after a tactical battle and an exciting finish on Sunday.